The progression of prostate cancer is divided into four distinct stages; by the fourth stage the cancer will have spread to other parts of the body. In this final stage, the Gleason score can range from 2 to 10, and the ... More »

Stage IV prostate cancer means that the original cancer has spread to other locations within the body, states Texas Oncology. Stage IV prostate cancer is classified as D1 or D2 prostate cancer depending on where the canc... More »

Medical professionals consider the prognosis for early stage prostate cancer very good, with a relative 5-year survival rate of 100 percent, as of 2015, states the American Cancer Society. Additionally, regional stage pr... More »

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Working out a prostate cancer prognosis depends on the stage of the disease and other determining factors such as the person's age, general health, diet and response to treatment, according to the American Cancer Society... More »

Generally, prostate cancer in its early stages does not cause symptoms. Common symptoms in most advanced cases of prostate cancer include problems when urinating, physical discomfort in the hips, spinal region and fronta... More »

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Including all stages of the disease, the five-year survival rate for prostate cancer is nearly 100 percent, says the American Cancer Society. Using the same method of calculation, the 10-year survival rate is 99 percent,... More »

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The combined five-year survival rate for all stages of prostate cancer is nearly 100 percent, according to the American Cancer Society. The 10-year relative survival rate is 99 percent, and the 15-year relative survival ... More »

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